Course description students enrolled in senior honors thesis must complete both components (psy 396 and psy 496) to have this count toward their senior. The honors thesis or project is a comprehensive 6-credit research effort of original scholarship traditionally completed over two semesters (3 + 3 credits) in the senior year, it offers students an opportunity to work closely with faculty members on advanced research topics or creative endeavors. What this handout is about writing a senior honors thesis, or any major research essay, can seem daunting at first a thesis requires a reflective, multi-stage. Qualified majors are eligible to participate in the environmental studies senior honors program, which offers the opportunity to work closely with a faculty advisor. Hillary rodham senior thesis cover page of the thesis in 1969, hillary rodham wrote a 92-page senior an honors student at wellesley, received an a grade on it.
The senior honors thesis program is open to declared biology majors who meet all eligibility requirements. How can the answer be improved. A senior year experience (sye) honors thesis is the highest level of scholarship to which a major in the government department can aspire, and we strongly encourage.
Senior honors theses the senior honors thesis or project is the major culminating experience for graduating with departmental honors. 2016–17 senior honors theses ryan carroll (adviser: walters) “the art of the engineer: reevaluating success and failure in the civil war” after graduation.
Senior honors thesis the senior honors thesis provides students with the opportunity to work one-on-one with a faculty member in. This page contains links to campus resources (apart from your thesis and/or departmental advisor) that can help you through the thesis process. Students must apply to the honors thesis program by may 15 submitting a formal letter of application and a preliminary proposal to the department.
Students who wish to improve their standing in their classes in the college of arts and sciences may do so by initiating, and completing, a senior honors thesis. Latin honors and senior honors thesis students engaged in research are encouraged to write a report students with 365 gpa are encouraged to write a formal senior. The edmund a walsh school of foreign service offers senior undergraduates the opportunity to earn an award of honors in the major through the successful completion. The senior honors thesis is a capstone experience for undergraduates in a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree program students may pursue only one senior honors thesis per bachelor degree that is, students who have two or three majors may not pursue two or three honors theses.
Senior honors theses follow submissions from 2015 pdf two's company but three's a crowd: a study on the crowd in the book of acts, dylan eagle pdf. General information undergraduate independent research in computer science is done as an independent study or as a senior thesis (which typically grows out of a.